From the national bestselling author of The Serpent and the Pearl comes the continuing saga of the ruthless
family that holds all of Rome in its grasp, and the three outsiders thrust into
their twisted web of blood and deceit.
As the cherished concubine of the Borgia Pope Alexander VI,
Giulia Farnese has Rome at her feet. But after narrowly escaping a sinister
captor, she realizes that the danger she faces is far from over—and now, it
threatens from within. The holy city of Rome is still under Alexander’s thrall,
but enemies of the Borgias are starting to circle. In need of trusted allies,
Giulia turns to her sharp-tongued bodyguard, Leonello, and her fiery cook and
Caught in the deadly world of the Renaissance’s most
notorious family, Giulia, Leonello, and Carmelina must decide if they will flee
the dangerous dream of power. But as the shadows of murder and corruption rise
through the Vatican, they must learn who to trust when every face wears a mask. Download and start listening now!